Bill Collick

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Bill produced 11 straight winning football seasons and 62 first team All Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) players at Delaware State University (1985-96). He produced six All-Americans and 19
Professional players. The school’s winningest coach, he had a 47-16 conference record (11 years). Collick served as Defensive Coordinator for coach Joe Purzycki from 1981-84. He was named MEAC 1985
“Coach of the Year” and Pigskin Club of Washington, D.C. “Coach of the Year” four times. Bill’s teams won or shared five MEAC football championships and won seven or more games for seven seasons. He
played high school football at Cape Henlopen High and was named “Outstanding Lineman” in the 1970 Blue-Gold High School All-Star game. Bill was a two-year starter at Wesley College (1970-71) and
later graduated from the University of Delaware. He coached wrestling at Delaware State University for three seasons and was named 1994 MEAC “Outstanding Wrestling Coach”. He became DSU’s Athletic
Director in 1996. He was inducted into the Delaware State University Hall of Fame in 1999.

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